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Adaptation and Civil Society Groups 2013

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Jun 1, 2012 12:00 EDT - Jun 16, 2013 02:59 EDT
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Jun 16, 2013 03:00 EDT - Jun 30, 2013 11:59 EDT
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Jul 1, 2013 12:00 EDT - Jul 15, 2013 11:59 EDT
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Jul 16, 2013 12:00 EDT - Aug 31, 2013 11:59 EDT
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Sep 1, 2013 12:00 EDT
What role will civil society actors play in climate adaptation?

Communities around the world are preparing for the impacts of climate change, including greater variability in temperature, precipitation, extreme weather events, and/or rising sea levels. Civil society actors (including community groups and non-governmental organizations or NGOs) have capacities and resources that are very different from local, regional, or national governments. This contest seeks proposals on how civil society actors can support the planning and implementation of programs and projects that respond to the current and future impacts of climate change. See more…

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15 Proposals
Hops production is threatened by climate change. Farmers must adapt to secure the benefits of their enterprise.
Africa contributes the least of any continent to global warming. People living on the continent are in line to be the hardest hit.[1,2]
AJAASSPIB is an association of community water boards that directly engages communities in activities related to climate change adaption.
A targeted and demand-led outreach project to foster civil society partnership and community adaptation in the vulnerable Caribbean region
To develop a two way climate change communication model for policy facilitation dialogue, for development planning process
We focus too much on episodic disasters, what about the long term impacts of climate change that are equally, if not more devastating?
We work to mobilize political commitment and financial investment for climate actions.
In the post-fossil-fuel era, who will bring in the harvest? A season in the field could be a rite of passage for U.S. youth.
An internet+mobile platform to help China's local govts reach out for help to manage growth well in a time of rapid urbanization.
The Pitch of the project is to make contribution in sustainable conservation and management of Usambara mountains and Jegetal water source
To build a training program & e-community that enables leaders to embed environmental sustainability into an organization as a core value.
ClimateVoice is a user-powered service that tracks voices of NGOs from around the world & also provides platform for project implementation
A proposal to strengthen community structure for effective adaptation strategy and response to climate change impact in Ekiti state Nigeria.
Uniting global communities through microfinance and education to support climate change adaptation, mitigation and monitoring efforts.
Distinguish products or services with an easy labelling color system that rank those in relation to the "economy for the common good"